What word did the translators who
created the Septuagint, the Greek translation
of the Hebrew Bible, use to translate the Hebrew word Bereshith, which means "In the beginning"?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics (meaning), linguistics, neologism, idiom, word origin, syntax, dialect, lexicon (vocabulary), diction, pidgin, synonym, antonym, homonym, cant, argot, lingo, and redundancy.
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consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The books of the Hebrew bible were often
named for their opening words or first important term. Bereshith is the first
word in the Hebrew Bible.
Please note that these are draft questions for the board game MooT.
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